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Important Terms
Adenine
Chromosome
Cytosine
Deoxyribonucleic ... Acid (DNA)
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
A component of nucleic acids that carries hereditary informat…
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule capable of r…
Adenine
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Chromosome
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
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Inflation
Guillotine
National Assembly
Proportional Tax
a persistent, substantial rise in the general level of prices…
A large machine with a blade that falls, used for executions
the body constituted by the French Third Estate in June 1789…
A proportional tax is a tax imposed so that the tax rate is f…
Inflation
a persistent, substantial rise in the general level of prices…
Guillotine
A large machine with a blade that falls, used for executions
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compared to
tended to
lack of
associated with
לעומת / בהשוואה
נטו
חוסר
מקושר עם
compared to
לעומת / בהשוואה
tended to
נטו
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Adenine
Chromosome
Cytosine
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
A component of nucleic acids that carries hereditary informat…
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule capable of r…
Adenine
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Chromosome
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
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representative government
boycott
charter
mercantilism
power is held by the people and exercised through efforts of…
refusal to buy or use certain goods
a written contract issued by the a government giving the hold…
system by which a nation increases its wealth and power by ob…
representative government
power is held by the people and exercised through efforts of…
boycott
refusal to buy or use certain goods
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anaphora
assonance
alliteration
allegory
figure of speech in which a word or words are repeated at the…
form of rhyme where vowels rhyme, but not consonants
a device that repeats stressed sounds in a sequence of words…
type of narrative that uses a story to symbolize another mean…
anaphora
figure of speech in which a word or words are repeated at the…
assonance
form of rhyme where vowels rhyme, but not consonants
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bias
cause
compare
conclusion
a preconceived and often unfair feeling that an author has fo…
something that brings about an effect or result
to look for similarities
a decision a reader makes about all or part of a passage, bas…
bias
a preconceived and often unfair feeling that an author has fo…
cause
something that brings about an effect or result
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Constructivism
Transfer
Zone of Proximal Development
Metacognition
Knowledge is constructed by the individual through his intera…
A phenomenon in which something that was previously learned f…
The discrepancy between a child's mental age and the level he…
Developing a plan of action, maintaining the plan, and evalua…
Constructivism
Knowledge is constructed by the individual through his intera…
Transfer
A phenomenon in which something that was previously learned f…
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Stratigraphy
Relative dating
Naturalistic
Radiocarbon dating / absolute dating
Stratigraphy is a branch of geology which studies rock layers…
Relative dating is the science of determining the relative or…
derived from real life or nature, or imitating it very closely
Finding the exact date
Stratigraphy
Stratigraphy is a branch of geology which studies rock layers…
Relative dating
Relative dating is the science of determining the relative or…
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Pre-Scientific Era (1800-1880)
Classical Era (1880-1930)
Behavioral Era (1930-1960)
Modern Era (1960-1990)
- First time studied= management as a skill... - No environmenta…
- Main theories of management developed... - Fayol: division of…
- beyond standardization= human factors... - focused on efficien…
- Theory X: People inherently dislike work... - Theory Y: People…
Pre-Scientific Era (1800-1880)
- First time studied= management as a skill... - No environmenta…
Classical Era (1880-1930)
- Main theories of management developed... - Fayol: division of…
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Brahma
Buddha
Buddhism
Caste System
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
"Enlightened One"
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
A social structure in which classes are determined by heredity
Brahma
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
Buddha
"Enlightened One"
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Trail of Tears
Aristocracy
Andrew Jackson
Age of the Common Man
most famous forced march involving the Cherokee Indians
A government in which the power is given to those believed to…
Know as the "common man" grew up poor, became hero national h…
Heightened emphasis on equality in the political process for…
Trail of Tears
most famous forced march involving the Cherokee Indians
Aristocracy
A government in which the power is given to those believed to…
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globalization
trade deficit
outsourcing
free trade
The economic, political, and cultural integration and interac…
An excess of imports over exports
A decision by a corporation to turn over much of the responsi…
international trade free of government interference
globalization
The economic, political, and cultural integration and interac…
trade deficit
An excess of imports over exports
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Adenine
Chromosome
Cytosine
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
A component of nucleic acids that carries hereditary informat…
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule capable of r…
Adenine
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Chromosome
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
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Neurons
Glia Cells
Motor Neurons (efferent nerves)
Sensory Neurons(afferent nerves)
receive integrate and send signals
provide structural, support and nourishment for neurons
sends signals to different parts of the body. causes body to…
Picks up signals and sends them back to the brain(sensory ner…
Neurons
receive integrate and send signals
Glia Cells
provide structural, support and nourishment for neurons
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Adenine
chromosome
Cytosine
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
A component of nucleic acids that carries hereditary informat…
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule capable of r…
Adenine
A component of nucleic acids, energy-carrying molecules such…
chromosome
Any of the usually linear bodies in the cell nucleus that con…
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Food Chain
Food Web
Ecological Pyramids
Pyramid of Biomass
a simple version of the food web shows the basic stages of fo…
a much more complex version of the food change
shows the food chain in a pyramid format
shows the food chain in a pyramid format and shows the mass o…
Food Chain
a simple version of the food web shows the basic stages of fo…
Food Web
a much more complex version of the food change
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Chicken
Food
Drink
Salt
とりにく
たべもの
のみもの
しお
Chicken
とりにく
Food
たべもの
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annex
direct rule
modernism
oligarchy
incorpoate a territory into an existing political unit, such…
a colonial government in which local elites are removed from…
a movement in which writers and artists between 1870 and 1914…
the rule of the few, a form of government in which a small gr…
annex
incorpoate a territory into an existing political unit, such…
direct rule
a colonial government in which local elites are removed from…
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Moles
Molarity
Molality
Osmoles
# of molecules
concentration (mol/L)
concentration (mol/kg)
# of particles... think about molecules that separate
Moles
# of molecules
Molarity
concentration (mol/L)
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argument
author's purpose
bias
claim
a statement of opinion that is supported by evidence
the main reason an author has for writing a text, most common…
a preconceived and often unfair feeling that an author has fo…
a statement of opinion
argument
a statement of opinion that is supported by evidence
author's purpose
the main reason an author has for writing a text, most common…
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constructivism
transfer
metacognition
readiness
knowledge is constructed by the individual through his intera…
a phenomenon in which something that was previously learned f…
consists of 3 basic elements... 1. developing a plan of action... 2…
appropriate time for learning
constructivism
knowledge is constructed by the individual through his intera…
transfer
a phenomenon in which something that was previously learned f…
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diffidenza
da giovane donna
al antica
cortile
distrust
a young woman
old fashioned
courtyard
diffidenza
distrust
da giovane donna
a young woman
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Homestead Act of 1862
Exodusters
Windmill
Sod House
A law to encourage people to move to the GP Free Land
AA who moved from the south looking for a better life on the…
provided pump action to access deep water table on GP
Type of house made from the surface of the GP perfect given f…
Homestead Act of 1862
A law to encourage people to move to the GP Free Land
Exodusters
AA who moved from the south looking for a better life on the…
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Angle
Angle of Rotation
Bisector
Circle
A figure formed by two rays with a common endpoint
Angle formed by rays drawn from the center of rotation to a p…
A ray that divides an angle into two congruent angles
A round plane figure whose boundary consists of points equidi…
Angle
A figure formed by two rays with a common endpoint
Angle of Rotation
Angle formed by rays drawn from the center of rotation to a p…
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The Great Compromise
3/5 Compromise
Ratify
Judicial Branch
An agreement that large and small states would have equal pow…
The compromise was agreed that a slave was worth 3/5 of a man…
To confirm by expressing consent,approval,or formal sanction.…
The Branch of government that enforces the law.... Branch of gov…
The Great Compromise
An agreement that large and small states would have equal pow…
3/5 Compromise
The compromise was agreed that a slave was worth 3/5 of a man…
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provinces
constantinople
monastery
fuedilism
a country or region brought under the control of the ancient…
an ancient roman city
a place where monks live and work together
: a social system that existed in Europe during the Middle Ages
provinces
a country or region brought under the control of the ancient…
constantinople
an ancient roman city
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Illumination
Codex
Rotolus
Manuscript
the process of decorating a written manuscript with pictures…
an early illustrated book made from vellum (thin, bleached an…
manuscript thing with the two rollers
a book, document, or piece of music written by hand rather th…
Illumination
the process of decorating a written manuscript with pictures…
Codex
an early illustrated book made from vellum (thin, bleached an…
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similarity
economics
political
life expectancy
the same
how people get goods and services
about the government
how long people live
similarity
the same
economics
how people get goods and services
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Z score
population... sample
5 steps of hypothesis testing:
Ch. 5 ... distribution of means
number of standard deviations that a score is above or below…
entire group of people to which a researcher intends the resu…
restate question as research/null hypotheses about population…
distribution of means of samples f a given size from a popula…
Z score
number of standard deviations that a score is above or below…
population... sample
entire group of people to which a researcher intends the resu…
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Point of View
First Person Point of View
Third Person Limited Point of View
Third Person Omniscient Point of View
The perspective from which a story is told. in other words, w…
the narrator is a character in the story who describes things…
the narrator is not a character in the story but the narrator…
the narrator is not one of the characters and is able to desc…
Point of View
The perspective from which a story is told. in other words, w…
First Person Point of View
the narrator is a character in the story who describes things…
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socialism
Proletariat
Laissez-Faire
urbanization
people as a whole... claims to be "lead by people" by actually l…
working class
"hands off" ... no gov interference with the economy
movement of people from rural areas to cities
socialism
people as a whole... claims to be "lead by people" by actually l…
Proletariat
working class
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Direct Material
Direct Labor
Variable Manufacturing Overhead
Shipping
Variable Cost
Variable Cost
Variable Cost
Variable Cost
Direct Material
Variable Cost
Direct Labor
Variable Cost
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who was trail of tears?
what is age of the common man?
How did A.J end national bank?
What is banking controversy?
the most famous forced march.
allowed more white to veto.
by veto.
Jackson ends, National Bank.
who was trail of tears?
the most famous forced march.
what is age of the common man?
allowed more white to veto.
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1184 BC
1200 BC
800 BC
Achaeans
Trojan war, tentative date
beginning of Greek dark age
end of Greek dark age
collective name for Greeks: Ach
1184 BC
Trojan war, tentative date
1200 BC
beginning of Greek dark age
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Pareto Efficiency
Kaldor-Hicks Criterion
cost-effectiveness
Net Present Value
Policy change is an improvement if at least some people are m…
sizes of gains and losses are such that gainers could fully c…
does the policy accomplish its purpose in the least costly way?
Pareto Efficiency
Policy change is an improvement if at least some people are m…
Kaldor-Hicks Criterion
sizes of gains and losses are such that gainers could fully c…
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Liberalism
Conservatism
Communism
Scramble for Africa
an economic theory advocating free competition and a self-reg…
- political idea where people viewed tradition as the basic s…
- seeks international revolution... appeals to working classes…
Sudden wave of conquests in Africa by European powers in the…
Liberalism
an economic theory advocating free competition and a self-reg…
Conservatism
- political idea where people viewed tradition as the basic s…
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PDF (Portable Document Format)
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Adobe Acrobat Pro
.docx
A universal file format that preserves the fonts, images, gra…
Free software that lets you open and view PDF files online an…
Adobe Acrobat Professional can actually make different files…
File extension for Microsoft Word 07 and 10 documents-identif…
PDF (Portable Document Format)
A universal file format that preserves the fonts, images, gra…
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Free software that lets you open and view PDF files online an…
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Midterm Important Terms
four truths
three defilements/poisons
*three treasures or jewels or refuges
*three vehicles
4 realities:... 1) duhkha - suffering; ... 2) causes of duhkha; ... 3)…
1) ignorance... 2) attachment... 3) aversion
Buddhists have three refuges: to the Buddha, the Dharma - Bud…
The goal of the first two Hīnayāna paths is to become an arha…
four truths
4 realities:... 1) duhkha - suffering; ... 2) causes of duhkha; ... 3)…
three defilements/poisons
1) ignorance... 2) attachment... 3) aversion
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Important Terms Test 1
Ca, P, Na, K, Cl, Mg, S
Mn, Zn, Fe, Cu, Mo, Se, I, Co, Cr
A, D, E, K
C (asorbic acid), B (thiamin), B2 (rib…
Macro minerals
Micro minerals
Fat soluble vitamins
Water soluble vitamins
Ca, P, Na, K, Cl, Mg, S
Macro minerals
Mn, Zn, Fe, Cu, Mo, Se, I, Co, Cr
Micro minerals
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Abiotic
Biosphere
Biotic
Community
Factors are those nonliving.
Is a global ecosystem composed of living organism .
Factors are those living.
Is a group or collection of organisms that live together in t…
Abiotic
Factors are those nonliving.
Biosphere
Is a global ecosystem composed of living organism .
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Consonant
Dipthong
Vowel
Triphthong
Sound in which the breath is partially obstructed and can be…
A sound formed by the combination of two vowels in a single s…
Sound produced with an open vocal tract
A union of three vowels pronounced in one syllable
Consonant
Sound in which the breath is partially obstructed and can be…
Dipthong
A sound formed by the combination of two vowels in a single s…
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catholic
Church of England
constitutional monarchy
dispensation
A strict denomination to orthodox religious convictions, thou…
Name given to the established Christian church in England aft…
A form of government in which a monarch acts as head of state
An official granting of permission by the Pope to act contrar…
catholic
A strict denomination to orthodox religious convictions, thou…
Church of England
Name given to the established Christian church in England aft…
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Tributary
Floodplain
Riparian
Wetland
a smaller river that flows into a larger one
area near a river that floods periodically
riverside areas that are species-rich
systems that combine elements of freshwater & dry land
Tributary
a smaller river that flows into a larger one
Floodplain
area near a river that floods periodically
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Antagonist
Protagonist
Characterization
Exposition
Villian
Good guy or main character
What describes a character
Introduction to the setting, key characters, and problems and…
Antagonist
Villian
Protagonist
Good guy or main character
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Compass
Astrolabe
Columbian Exchange
Humanist
Used for navigation so they would not get lost at sea
Used to identify the time of day and used stars for latitude
Trade Between old and new world
Studied Greek and Roman grammar, rhetoric, and poetry
Compass
Used for navigation so they would not get lost at sea
Astrolabe
Used to identify the time of day and used stars for latitude
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melody
range
interval
cadence
a line, or the tune, in music... the horizontal aspect in music
the distance between the lowest pitch and the highest pitch
the distance between any two pitches
resting place at the end of a phrase... complete gives a feeli…
melody
a line, or the tune, in music... the horizontal aspect in music
range
the distance between the lowest pitch and the highest pitch
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excoriation
ill-defined border
notched border
lichenification
traumatic lesion breaking the epidermis and causing a red lin…
lack of distinct edge separating the lesion from surrounding…
a cleft in a smooth border outline
thickened and rough skin characterized by prominent skin mark…
excoriation
traumatic lesion breaking the epidermis and causing a red lin…
ill-defined border
lack of distinct edge separating the lesion from surrounding…
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Cultural Relativism
Emic
Etic
Participant Observation
the perspective that each culture must be understood in terms…
insiders' perceptions and categories, and their explanations…
an analytical framework used by outside analysts in studying…
basic fieldwork method in cultural anthropology that involves…
Cultural Relativism
the perspective that each culture must be understood in terms…
Emic
insiders' perceptions and categories, and their explanations…
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Drug
Pharmacology
Therapeutic
Adverse
a chemical or natural body agonist chemical that alters exist…
study of the interaction of drugs on body cells
desired or intended effect for the specific drug therapy. Dru…
Harmful effect. Each of the drugs effects other than desired.…
Drug
a chemical or natural body agonist chemical that alters exist…
Pharmacology
study of the interaction of drugs on body cells
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